Bill of Rights Day

Yesterday was officially Bill of Rights Day

Written over 200 years ago, the words that were ratified so many years back have literally changed the course of history:

The Conventions of a number of the States, having at the time of their adopting the Constitution, expressed a desire, in order to prevent misconstruction or abuse of its powers, that further declaratory and restrictive clauses should be added: And as extending the ground of public confidence in the Government, will best ensure the beneficent ends of its institution...

If you were looking for something interesting to do today, the National Constitution Center made an interesting quiz over the Bill of Rights. You may want to give it a try.

Dr. Ben Carson
Founder and Chairman
American Cornerstone Institute

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